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Southwestern Egg Rolls

Southwestern Egg Rolls
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  • 6 ServingsServings


  • 1 TablespoonVegetable oil
  • 1 1/2 cupYellow onions, diced 1/4”
  • 1 1/2 cupRed bell peppers, diced 1/4”
  • 1 1/2 cupCorn kernels
  • 1/4 cup Jalapeno peppers, minced
  • 1 teaspoonCumin, ground
  • 1 teaspoonGarlic, minced
  • 1 cup California Ripe Olives, sliced
  • 1 cup (6oz.) Goat cheese
  • 1/2 Cup cilantro, chopped
  • 2 Tablespoons09Lime juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon09Kosher salt
  • 12 Egg Roll Wrappers (7u201d by 7u201d)
  • 1 Egg, beaten
  • 2 quartsVegetable oil (for frying)



1 Heat 1 Tablespoon oil over medium in a large sauté pan. Add onions, red pepper and corn and cook for 6-8 minutes until tender.

2 Mix in jalapenos, cumin and garlic and cook for 1 more minute. Remove from heat and stir in California Ripe olives, goat cheese, cilantro and lime juice.

3 Season with salt and set aside until cool enough to handle. To wrap, place each wonton wrap on the counter with one corner facing you.

4 Spoon 1/4 cup of vegetable mixture onto the center of each wonton wrapper and pat into a 3” by 1 1/2” rectangular shape.

5 Brush sides of wonton (around the filling) with beaten egg. Fold the bottom corner of the wrapper over the filling, then roll the wrapper up once.

6 Fold in the sides, brush again with egg wash, then continue to roll wonton into a tight cylinder.

7 eat oil in a medium saucepot to 375 degrees. Fry egg rolls for 1-2 minutes until golden bro

8 Remove from pot with a slotted spoon and drain on a baking rack lined with paper towels. Serve hot with salsa.

Source: California Olive

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